bak2db man page

bak2db — Directory Server script for restoring a backup

Synopsis

bak2db archivedir [-Z serverID] [-n backendname] [-q] | [-h]

Description

Restores the database from a archived backup. The Directory Server must be stopped prior to running this script.

Options

A summary of options is included below:

archivedir
The directory of the archived database.
-Z Server Identifier
The server ID of the Directory Server instance. If there is only one instance on the system, this option can be skipped.
-n Backend Name
The name of the LDBM database to restore. Example: userRoot
-q
Quiet mode. Reduces output of task.
-h
Display the usage.

Example

bak2db /LDAP/backups/20130305/ -Z instance1 -n userRoot

bak2db /LDAP/backups/20130305/ -n example

Diagnostics

Exit status is zero if no errors occur. Errors result in a non-zero exit status and a diagnostic message being written to standard error.

Author

bak2db was written by the 389 Project.

Reporting Bugs

Report bugs to https://fedorahosted.org/389/newticket.

Info

Mar 5, 2013